Found January 22, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
University of Wisconsin sophomore Vonte Jackson, who is attempting a comeback after suffering three torn anterior cruciate knee ligaments in less than two years, is changing positions. In an attempt to get more speed and athleticism in the football team's secondary, Jackson is moving from running back to safety, a UW source said on Tuesday. Jackson, from Kenosha Bradford, is the second speedy Badgers running back to make that move in the last year. Jeff Lewis made the switch, amid high expectations, after 2013 spring practices, but he was not able to make an impact at his new position last season and moved back to running back. Now, Jackson is making the same leap, following three major knee surgeries, two to the right knee and one to the left. He suffered his first torn ACL in his left knee in the first game of his senior season at Bradford in August 2011. He tore the ACL in his right knee during preseason camp in August 2012 and the ACL in the right knee for a second time...
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